Why Rammohan Roy was hailed as ‘Raja’ by Tagore &am...
The true messiah of Indian society
Gayatri Devi, Princess of Coochbehar on 100th birth anniversary...
Maharani’s story comes alive through year-long celebrations...
Kundu Sir, the ex-Naxalite and demi-god of Basirhat
How his institute for poor students coaches for free
World-renowned handwriting expert concludes Gumnami Baba as Net...
After examining letters written by both
Wedding card that Rabindranath Tagore wrote himself
Some memories from Tagore’s wedding
Mystery of the lost pen and Lalbazar’s summons to Tagore
Why was Rabindranath Tagore called to Lalbazar?
Visionary behind 100-year journey of Gokhale Memorial
What led Sarala Roy to set up a school for girls
Mukherji family from Bengal is keeper of Jallianwala Bagh memor...
On the centenary of the brutal massacre here is an unknown story
When humanity speaks above religion
Meet grandma Smritilata and ‘grandson’ Abu
Author Saradindu Bandopadhyay and his unusual murder weapons&nb...
On his birthday GB remembers the unusual success of his Byomkesh ...
First Lokpal of India – Judge from Bengal
Justice Pinaki Chandra Ghosh makes us all proud
Remembering Masterda Surya Sen on his birthday
Chittagong Armoury Raid and India’s Freedom Movement
Unsung heroine Kalpana Dutta who fought against the British
The science graduate who handled explosives
The man who spoke to elephants
Dhritikanta Lahiri Chowdhury’s death leaves a big void
The man from Asansol who researched on 422 flags of the world
Flag researcher Kalishankar Bhattacharya
Have we failed our freedom fighters?
Have you heard of Batukeshwar Dutt, the unsung revolutionary
Leela Roy – the first woman post-graduate of Dhaka Univer...
She saved many Hindu women during Noakhali riots
Speech of first Bengali Christian member of Constituent Assembl...
H.C. Mookerjee helped in drafting Indian constitution
How Madhusudan Dutta defied Ram and made Meghnad the hero
When the villain of Hindu mythology turns a hero in an epic poem
Emotional letter by Netaji’s wife written to his brother
The letter that first mentions the presence of Anita
The unsung woman physicist from Bengal
Why Bibha Chowdhury never got her due recognition?
Chattagram Astragar Lunthan! Hang Surya Sen!
How Master da was brutally tortured and hanged on this day!
Swami Vivekananda tried beef and all non-vegetarian food
In a ‘food intolerant’ India how Vivekananda’s ...
Bengal government focus on malnutrition in tribal belt
Lodha and Sabar communities getting special protein food
Bringing sunshine to Pavlov Hospital patients through baking
Chef Sunshine Bhattacharjee Alam using baking for mental therapy
Septuagenarian headmaster cleans Churni bridge single-handedly
Swachh Bharat campaign needs to learn from his dedication
Will Jagadish Bose’s face feature on the new 50-pound not...
Will Bose finally get his due recognition?
Sujoy Prasad Chatterjee, As I Know Him
Not just an artist, but also a great human being
Today is the day when Rabindranath Tagore won Nobel Prize
What was Tagore’s reaction to the news?
Bangaal vs Ghoti on Kojagori Lakshmi Puja
Is Bengal’s Lakshmi Puja a great leveler?
Are dhaakis of Bengal a fading community today?
Why dhaakis no longer wish to carry forward their tradition
He preached ‘Power of the Pen’ is greater than divi...
Atal Behari Vajpayee knew how to hold a nation together
Somnath Chatterjee: The Man As I Knew Him
Remembering Somnath Chatterjee
Bengali singer Anasua Choudhury overcomes paralysis to sing aga...
GB exclusive interview on her inspirational journey
Pather Panchali's 'Harihar' Kanu Bandopadhyay refus...
Did you know Kanu Bandopadhyay donated his earnings to Swadeshi M...
How much respect did Bengal show to Tagore on his ‘Last J...
Baishe Srabon from Rani Mahalanobis’ diary
GB Face of Bengal – Rajlakshmi Syam
Meet famous entrepreneur and fashion designer of Kolkata
Celebrating Rashbehari Bose and Toshiko’s 100th marriage ...
Why is Bengal’s Murgir Jhol famous in Japan?
How Kadambini fought patriarchy and became a doctor in British ...
First female graduate and doctor from Bengal even ridiculed by me...
Remembering Manohar Aich who took elephants on his chest
Anitesh Chakraborty remembers his ‘Sir’ from his para...
Eternal dilemma of Ghoti vs Bangaal
Paschim bari and Puber bari of Taki
Bengali architect who designed Victoria Memorial
Bengali businessman Rajendranath Mookerjee was adored by the Brit...
What did Kazi Nazrul Islam write to his lady love?
On Nazrul’s birthday a slice of that rare letter
Father of Indian Renaissance: Raja Rammohan Roy
How Tagore and Max Mueller describes this great man!
World’s second blood bank was in Kolkata
Kaalazar famed U.N. Brahmachari started the bank
Visva Bharati’s Desikottam Honour for Amitabh Bachchan
Big B to receive highest honour from Visva Bharati, Santiniketan
The world of Sarala Ray’s daughter Kanaklata Ray
Anglicised, yet simple at heart, she was a woman of substance
Job Charnock’s Bengali wife who was to become a Sati
How Charnock saved a Bengali girl from her husband’s pyre
How log poaching was stopped in North Bengal forests?
Youths guard the very forests, where they once cut trees
Have you seen Rs 10,000 and 5,000 currency notes of British Ben...
One man in Siliguri has a collection of such priceless notes
Why did Vidyasagar praise kaviyal Bhola Moira?
Kavi-gaan was an intrinsic part of Bengal’s entertainment i...
Never-before aired Ritwik Ghatak play on radio
Jala deals with dark tales of suicides
Special train remembering Vivekananda’s Chicago speech
When Swamiji returned to Kolkata through Budge Budge
Bengal’s 98-year-old revolutionary who gets Padma Shri
How Sudhanshu Biswas turned a social reformer from a revolutionar...
Did Sardar Patel pay Rs 18,000 to Netaji’s wife?
False propaganda to malign Netaji’s family
Buffer zone between Ghotis and Bangals
An insider’s story on Taki and its zamindars
Did you know Nadia’s original capital was Matiyari?
Nadia Raj family is one of the oldest families of Bengal
Rabindranath Tagore received a summons from Lalbazar!
In the case of a missing pen!
Where have all the circus clowns gone?
They make the audience laugh, but are they themselves happy?
When Shibram Chakraborty met Premendra Mitra
What did they talk about?
Did you know Rabindranath himself wrote his wedding card?
What did he sing at his Bashor?
GB translates Nazrul Islam’s original letter to his lady ...
How the great poet missed his love Nargis!
Technology helped this hearing-speech impaired couple find love...
How Tulsi and Subhendu interacted through sign-language videos
Path-breaking research: Bengali scientist duo in Nature
Father-son duo make Kolkata proud with path-breaking discovery
Siliguri rickshaw puller popularizes Paytm
Meet Sushil, who give 80% discount on rickshaw rides via Paytm
When Sibram was upset with Sarat Chandra
Even in smiles, one can shed tears
How did Armenians come to live in Bengal?
Tracing the well-known Armenian residents of Bengal
Panchanan Mondal, ‘manuscript seeker’ of Bengal
He went from door to door, collecting rare manuscripts
The man from Bengal who first signed with FIFA
Indrajit Sen tried 27 years ago to bring FIFA matches to India
Houston based author Shree remembers Girija Devi
as I knew her
Were there innumerable dacoits in ‘dacoit-infested’...
The other face of dacoits of Bengal
How was scientist Meghnad Saha as a Parliamentarian?
Was this Bengali scientist a victim of provincialism in Indian po...
Researchers have unearthed painting of nude Mona Lisa
Did Da Vinci draw it?
Adivasis of Purulia who did not celebrate Durga Puja
For them autumn is a time of grief
Why Mahatma Gandhi fell into ‘darkest despair’
How partition of Bengal and following riots impacted him
Was Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay a messiah for women?
His last novel SheshProshno also celebrates women
74 years after his submarine journey
Eastern Naval Command inaugurates Netaji statue to honour his sub...
Food Park coming up for Sector V’s IT hub
Techies in Kolkata to get new food destination
172.5 crore investment at Haldia dock complex
New liquid terminal to be set up
How poet Sukanto Bhattacharya’s teacher inspired him
Poet Sukanto had a mentor in his school teacher
Tagore and H.G. Wells speak on universal education
Rare excerpt from their conversation
The great Indian teacher who was a victim of racism
Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose as a professor
Ashutosh Mukherjee: Teacher who identified talents
He brought talented professors to CU
Solar plant at Kolkata airport first of its kind in India
Largest source of alternative energy
Geographical location tag for Kolkatti
Jewelry made in Kolkata might get GI tag
Naga Sanyasi chief was no less sexy than a Hollwyood hero!
Head of Juna Akhara was a boy from Bengal
New 200 rupee note hits the market today!
New look with Sanchi Stupa
Nandan Nilekani might take up reins of Infosys
Nilekani might return as Infosys head
Remembering legendary stage actor Sombhu Mitra
Listen to these iconic productions
Bengal govt. to sell packaged coconut water with IIT formula
Such coconut packages to last 18 weeks
Two faces of Darjeeling
Students leave schools, tea-workers join gardens
Flood victims of Bengal find shelter in Bangladesh
They were drifted by flood waters
Train services to North Bengal might be suspended
Flood waters drown railway lines
Bengali NRI doctors help to upgrade city hospital for poor
London NRIs pitch in for Thakurpukur hospital
The woman who guarded Netaji’s signature
Takes out the autograph every Independence Day
'Anti-industry’ Loba welcomes DVC
DVC begins mining project at Loba
Raining hilsa in Bengal
Fishing trawlers brimming with hilsa catch anchor at Bengal ports...
Uber helps Kolkata save 279,000 litres of fuel
Uber pool makes citizens use less cars
Midnapore gets Purba Kanya App to protect women
A new App in Bengal to help girls
No more blankets on trains
AC to be kept low